Project Management Report [CLOs: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9]
Your new knowledge of project management and
experience at Roto Air has earned you a promotion to a senior project manager.
Roto Air has recently purchased a smaller company that is the current supplier
of electro-mechanical assemblies used in the Quick Drop 100. After your first
visit to the new company you find that there is no formal project management
system in use and that local management is not aware of the advantages of using
project management principles. Your assignment is to educate the new management
team and prepare them to welcome and integrate project management skills and
tools into their operations. To do so, you will prepare a persuasive, factual
1.Defines a project and project management and differentiates
2.Explains the benefits to the business of using project
3.Describes the role and importance of a project sponsor.
4.Examines the benefits of using project teams and methods of
developing them and improving communications.
5.Outlines the project life cycle.
6.Examines the importance of a project charter and its role in
preventing scope creep.
7.Justifies the need for using a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS).
8.Explains the importance of holding a kick off meeting.
9.Summarizes the benefits and uses of project management software.
the benefits of professional certification and the role of ethics in project
the importance of identifying and mitigating risk in projects.
and gives examples of data driven decision making.
whether a PMO is needed.
the role of collecting and publicizing lessons learned.
·Must be 3500 to 4500 words in length, double-spaced (not
including title and references pages) and formatted according to APA style as
outlined in the Ashford Writing Center (Links to an external
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·Contextual (Level One) headings in the order listed from 1 to 14
above must be used to organize your paper and your thoughts.
·Must include a separate title page with the following:
name and number
·Must use at least eight professional and/or scholarly sources in
addition to the course text.
·Must document all sources in APA style as outlined in the
Ashford Writing Center.
·Must include a separate references page that is formatted
according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.